On the quest to find a great Valentine’s Day location, I discovered other hotspots with shared plates, tapas, great cocktail menus, and beautiful views for a fun dining experience. Depending on your mood and/or how romantic you want to structure your date, we have you covered.
Duck & Waffle and their sweeping romantic views. Located on the 40th floor of Heron Tower in the City of London, Duck & Waffle made its debut in the London restaurant scene in the summer of 2012. Inspired by broad European and British influences and spirit, the restaurant’s vibrant atmosphere encourages a convivial experience for guests through its array of dishes designed for sampling and sharing. Duck & Waffle places emphasis on local, rustic, seasonal and sustainable British ingredients, manifested in daily inspirations created from the market’s freshest offerings. Keeping pace with a city that’s always on the move, Duck & Waffle welcomes guests 24/7, offering breakfast, brunch, lunch, dinner and late night menus.
There’s a cute romantic tapas place off Charlotte Street called Navarros. Navarros spanish tapas restaurant in London, serving the finest spanish cuisine and wine, and also handmade analucian ceramics.
Valentine’s Day lovers can enjoy romantic Michelin-starred restaurant dining 28 floors above London at Galvin at Windows, overlooking Hyde Park. Located on the 28th floor of the London Hilton on Park Lane and awarded a Michelin star, Galvin at Windows Restaurant and Bar has become one of the most talked about restaurants since opening in May 2006. Together with Head Chef Andre Garrett, Chef Patron Chris Galvin has successfully created seasonally inspired menus based around modern French haute cuisine.
The OXO Tower Restaurant, Bar and Brasserie is situated on the eighth floor of the OXO Tower. The central tower acts as a natural focus dividing the space into two equal halves. To the east lies the restaurant and to the west the bar and brasserie. Both spaces are linked by a spectacular 250-foot terrace, which offers a breathtaking view.The restaurant menu is stylish and creative – top quality ingredients beautifully presented with an innovative twist. The brasserie offers a fabulous menu in a vibrant atmosphere created by an open kitchen, live jazz and the speed and quality of service.